Acura ARX-02a

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Acura ARX-02a
Category Le Mans Prototype (LMP1)
Constructor Acura
Designer(s) Nick Wirth
Technical Specifications[1]
Chassis Carbon fibre and aluminium monocoque
Suspension (front) Double wishbone, coil springs over damper, anti-roll bar
Suspension (rear) Double wishbone, coil springs over damper, anti-roll bar
Track-width 2,000 mm (78.7 in)
Wheelbase 2,900 mm (114.2 in)
Engine Acura LM-AR7 4.0 litre V8 naturally aspirated, mid-engined, longitudinally mounted
Transmission 6-speed sequential manual
Weight appr. 900 kg (1,984.2 lb)
Tyres Michelin
Competition History
Notable entrants Flag of the United States de Ferran Motorsport
Flag of the United States Highcroft Racing
Notable drivers
Debut 2009 12 Hours of Sebring
 Races   Wins    Poles     FLs   

The Acura ARX-02a is a Le Mans Prototype constructed by Acura for competition in the LMP1 category of the American Le Mans Series.[2] It is Acura's second Le Mans Prototype, following their ARX-01 which competed in the LMP2 category. The ARX-02a will be campaigned by two teams, de Ferran Motorsport and Highcroft Racing, and make its competition debut at the 2009 12 Hours of Sebring.

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